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Google, Apple remove Navalny app from stores as Russian elections begin

MOSCOW - Alphabet's Google and Apple have removed jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's tactical voting app from their stores, his team said on Friday, after Russia accused the U.S. tech firms of meddling in its internal affairs. Russia goes to the polls on Friday to elect a new parliament in a three-day vote that the ruling United Russia party is expected to win despite a ratings
2 months ago|Moscow, Russian Federation

BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

69 of these news sources are bias rated
26 are CENTER
L 30%
C 38%
R 32%
CNN
HuffPost
MSNBC
Vox
+2
The Guardian
CBC News
The Hindu
NDTV
+13
BBC News
Reuters
CTV News
NZ Herald
+23
Times of India
Washington Times
Independent.ie
The Telegraph
+15
OAN
The Daily Caller
The Daily Wire
americasvoice.news
+1
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Google, Apple remove Navalny app from stores as Russian elections begin

Alphabet's Google and Apple have removed jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's tactical voting app from their stores, his team said on Friday, after Russia accused the U.S. tech firms of meddling in its internal affairs. Russia goes to the polls on Friday to elect a new parliament in a three-day vote that the ruling United Russia party is expected to win despite a ratings slump after the biggest crackdown on the Kremlin's critics in years. Al…

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
Times of India
Times of IndiaR

navalny: Anti-Kremlin app 'censored' on first day of Russian vote

Europe News: MOSCOW: Allies of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny accused Apple and Google of "censorship" on Friday after they removed opposition voting apps at.

2 months ago|Mumbai, India
BBC News
BBC NewsC

Russian election: Opposition smart app removed as vote begins

The Smart Voting app promoted candidates most likely to defeat President Vladimir Putin's party.

2 months ago|United Kingdom
The Guardian
The GuardianL

Apple and Google accused of ‘political censorship’ over Alexei Navalny app

Navalny’s supporters say companies deleted tactical voting app from stores after pressure from Kremlin

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
CBC News
CBC NewsL

Opposition app pulled from online stores as Russians go to polls

An app created by allies of imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny disappeared from Apple and Google stores on Friday as polls opened across Russia for three days of voting in a parliamentary election.

2 months ago|Canada
Reuters
ReutersC

Google, Apple remove Navalny app from stores as Russian elections begin

MOSCOW - Alphabet's Google and Apple have removed jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's tactical voting app from their stores, his team said on Friday, after Russia accused the U.S. tech firms of meddling in its internal affairs. Russia goes to the polls on Friday to elect a new parliament in a three-day vote that the ruling United Russia party is expected to win despite a ratings

2 months ago|United Kingdom
CTV News
CTV NewsC

Navalny app removed from online stores as Russian polls open

An app created by allies of imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny disappeared from Apple and Google stores on Friday as polls opened across Russia for three days of voting in a parliamentary election.

2 months ago|Toronto, Canada
The Hindu
The Hindu L

Kremlin foes accuse Google and Apple of bowing to censorship

Some activists also use virtual private networks to skirt such restrictions and were still able to download and use the app.

2 months ago|India
NDTV
NDTVL

After Apple And Google, Telegram Blocks Russia Opposition Bot During Vote

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's "Smart Voting" bot has disappeared from the Telegram messenger app following similar moves by Apple and Google on Friday at the start of a three-day parliamentary vote in Russia.

2 months ago|New Delhi, India
Washington Times
Washington TimesR

Navalny app removed from online stores as Russian polls open

MOSCOW (AP) — An app created by allies of imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny disappeared from Apple and Google stores on Friday as polls opened across Russia for three days of voting in a parliamentary election.It comes as Russian authorities seek to suppress the use of Smart Voting, ...

2 months ago|Washington, United States
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BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

69 of these news sources are bias rated
26 are CENTER
L 30%
C 38%
R 32%
CNN
HuffPost
MSNBC
Vox
Meduza
The Guardian
CBC News
The Hindu
NDTV
The Independent
abc News
New York Times
South China Morning Post
The Washington Post
Star Advertiser
Newsweek
+6
BBC News
Reuters
CTV News
NZ Herald
Associated Press News
IBTimes
The Hill
Channel News Asia
c|net
Sky News
WION
+16
Times of India
Washington Times
Independent.ie
The Telegraph
Russia Today
TASS
MY Northwest
The Times
Al Arabiya
Boston Herald
The Citizen
+8
OAN
The Daily Caller
The Daily Wire
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